The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod is pleased to announce the appointment of new executives to their lending team. Shanika Rogowski joins the bank as Senior Vice President, Chief Residential Lending Officer. Steven Taylor has been appointed Vice President, Residential Lending Operations Manager.
Rogowski has worked in the banking industry for more than 25 years and brings extensive experience in both residential and consumer lending. She comes to The Coop from Mansfield Cooperative Bank, where she’s worked for the past decade, most recently as Senior Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer. Prior to that, she served as Vice President of Residential and Consumer Lending at Cambridge Savings Bank.
Taylor also brings over 25 years of financial experience to his post. He comes to The Coop from Mansfield Cooperative Bank, where he served as Vice President, Residential Lending since 2015. His career trajectory includes leadership roles at several regional banks in New England.
“Shanika and Steven both have long and distinguished careers in banking, and have demonstrated an exceptional ability to cultivate customer relationships and create custom solutions,” said Lisa Oliver, President & CEO of The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod. “Their vast combined experience will be an asset to our home buying clients, as well as our lending team. I’m excited to watch our residential lending services continue to grow under their leadership.”
Rogowski graduated from Babson New England School for Financial Studies and Babson New England School for Financial Studies Leadership. She’s a certified Sandler Sales Leader, a Mass. Bankers Women’s Advisory Board Member, and an FDIC Smart Financial Literacy Educator. She’s also an active community member, volunteering her time with Habitat for Humanity, Special Olympics, Relay for Life, My Brother’s Keeper and various Chambers of Commerce.
Taylor received his Associate Degree in Business Management from Community College of Rhode Island. He enjoys coaching youth sports and volunteering his time with Habitat for Humanity and Special Olympics.
The Coop has a long-standing commitment to helping Cape Codders finance, construct and renovate their homes. In 2019, the residential lending department funded the purchase of more than 150 homes and helped more than 400 homeowners refinance and access equity in their homes.